Best of Beat Awards

We’re please to announce that we have been nominated again this year by Offbeat Magazine for “Best Cajun Band”.  Click the link below to vote.

Best of beat

Vote here

Chris Stafford featured in Oxford American

The Oxford American’s latest is their music issue, which is all Louisiana this year. Former editorial assistant and frequent OA contributor, Betsy Shepherd, writes about Chris’ version of “Parlez-nous a boire”. Stafford’s take on the Balfa Bros. classic is from the Valcour Records compilation, “Allons boire un coup”. For more info on the magazine and album, follow the links below.

www.valcourrecords.com

www.oxfordamerican.org

VOODOO and new fall dates!

We are very happy to announce that we will be playing at this year’s VOODOOFEST in New Orleans! Also, other new dates have been added including Festival Acadiens et Créoles as well as the New Orleans Film Festival.


Voodoo

Garden & Gun Magazine

Check Feufollet out in the latest issue of Garden & Gun magazine. To read the article, click the link below or go pick up a copy at your local newsstand.

Spring and Summer Shows

A lot of new shows posted for this spring and summer… We are really looking forward to going out east later this month with our great friends Cedric Watson et Bijou Creole where we will be playing at the Rialto Center in Atlanta, GA.  On the first of June we will be starting a tour of the Northeast at Michael Arnone’s Crawfish Festival where we will be sharing the stage with the likes of Dr. John, Galactic, Marcia Ball, as well as many other great Louisiana artists. More dates to come soon including dates in Quebec and the Midwest…

Cambridge Folk Festival DVD

Happy New Year! We’re please to announce that the new 2011 Cambridge Folk Festival DVD will be featuring Feufollet. Other acts include Richard Thompson, Justin Townes Earle, and more. It’ll be released January 16th and is available for pre-order through Amazon.com and Propermusic.com.

'Best Cajun Band' award + UK/Acadie

We are happy to announce that Feufollet won the Big Easy Award for “Best Cajun Band”. To check out who else won click here. Thanks again to Nick Spitzer for accepting the award on our behalf.

Also, we have some new dates added for this month and this summer. We will be playing for the first time in England as well as returning to the Festival Acadian in New Brunswick. See y’all soon! À bientôt vous autres!

Nominated for Big Easy's Best Cajun Band

We are happy to announce that we have been nominated for Best Cajun Band along side the Lost Bayou Ramblers and Pine Leaf Boys for the New Orleans Big Easy Awards.

Winners will be announced at the Big Easy Awards on Monday, April 25, at a ceremony at Harrah’s New Orleans, and there will be perfomances by nominated artists. The event is sponsored by Gambit, WWOZ-FM, Abita Brewing Co., Harrah’s New Orleans and Coleman E. Adler and Sons. For ticket information and reservations, call (504) 483-3129.

Check out other categories, nominees and info here at The Best Of New Orleans website

Color Sessions

Louisiana rock outfit Brass Bed and Feufollet trade songs on “The Color Sessions“. We covered and re-arranged three tracks from Brass Bed’s last album “Melt White” and Brass Bed took their take on three tracks from “En Couleurs“. Tracks include “Des promesses”, “La berceuse du vieux voyageur”, “Les jours sont longs”, “If I was a Farmer”, “Strangers”, and “Bums on the Radio”.

We will be performing together April 15th in New Orleans at Blue Nile and also on April 16th at the Spanish Moon in Baton Rouge. “The Color Sessions” EP available now, at our shows and here on our website.

New York Times review

“The band is downright radical in the studio…”
Read the article here…

Congratulations to Chubby Carrier and his band on their big win on Sunday! Thanks to everyone for their love and support!

Feufollet